Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri of Adamawa State has renewed his calls for harmony and peace before during and after the Easter festivity.
A statement by Humwashi Wonosikou, Governor Fintiri’s press secretary said, the governor urged the people to imbibe the lessons of sacrifice and tolerance embedded in the festivity.
The governor urged citizens of the state to tolerate each other despite their differences.
“The holy day marks that moment in time when good conquered evil, hope overcame despair and life triumphed over death,” the statement added.
Fintiri stressed that in this age of great challenges of insecurity and coronavirus pandemic, Easter’s timeless message strengthens the people for the tasks before them.
“As we celebrate, let us remember that our lives have great purpose and value, and therefore we must never give up hope of a better Nigeria.
”As citizens of Adamawa State, let us play our roles as true citizens through love and sacrifice for the general good of the society,” the governor noted.
“I believe the best way we can carry on that legacy is to fulfil our obligations to our society.”
He challenged the people to show love and make sacrifices in order to maintain the harmonious and peaceful co-existence amongst them for which the Adamawa people have come to be known.